The Oxford University Expedition to Phillips Inlet, Northern Ellesmere Island, 1989

Regions: Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut

Tags: physical sciences, geological mapping, biology, botany, geomorphology, insects

Principal Investigator: McCarron, Joe (1)
Licence Number: 9046
Organization: Oxford University
Licenced Year(s): 1989
Issued: Jan 01, 1989
Project Team: Amar Inamdar; Lucy Gilbert; Kevin O'Sullivan; one additional member

Objective(s): to produce a 1:10000 geological and geomorphological map of the area for study; and to investigate insect/plant relationships in the high Arctic

Project Description: Joe McCarron and his team will map the Eastern Phillips Inlet. They will also be investigating the relationship between insects and plants in the high Arctic.